Early Breakfast with Africa Melane

What is required for a temporary prison release for funerals

Guest: Singabakho Nxumalo | Spokesperson at Department of Correctional Services   The Correctional Services Department on Wednesday confirmed that former president Jacob Zuma has applied for a temporary release from jail to attend his brother’s funeral. Zuma’s younger brother, Michael, who died last week following a long illness, would be buried in Nkandla on Thursday. Correctional Services spokesperson, Singabakho Nxumalo, discusses what is required for such an application to be granted. 


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